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Delta King
Photographer: Distr. by Fritz Post Card Service
Taken: Circa 1971
Caption: Delta King
Additional Description: Description on Postcard: The Delta King was built in Glasgow, Scotland in 1926. Measuring approximately 285 ft. long and 58 ft. in width, it accommodated about 200 people. It served on an overnight cruise between Sacramento and San Francisco until 1940 and served in various capacities. It recently has been retired and is tied up on the Sacramento River near the Tower Bridge.
Submitted: February 27, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.
Database Locator Identification Number: p54251
File Size: 1.237 Megabytes

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